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Speak with Stones

It’s been a rough year: illness and death, and, the just damn hard existence it is farming, and living in rural Mexico. I was looking at the “signs”, wondering… is it possible it’s time to leave? 526 more words

Song in My Heart

My poetry project, Where I live: a Devotion to Poetry, wherein I memorize, recite and post 52 poems in 2014 is coming to an end…ahhh…I know I’m sad too.  80 more words

Poetry

IN THE MORNING BRIGHT

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IN THE MORNING BRIGHT

While pale the morning sun is glowing
The icy pines struggle on
the frozen water are still flowing
I hear steps far away, for long ago gone. 152 more words

Poems

Create Desire

I’m feeling a bit like Eve these days— cast out of the garden. Chronic pulmonary distress  has forced me to leave my home, the Piedra Rahada…until… 94 more words

Backer on The Distortion of Recitation

In his piece On Recitation, or The Second Distortion, David Backer describes the occurrence of the practice of referring to “recitation” as “discussion”. Backer calls this mislabeling a form of distortion, one which reflects the larger societal context of neoliberalism. 287 more words